Protect Giving Blog

10/8/13 — Alliance for Charitable Reform Interviews Rhett Butler About Faith-Based Philanthropy

In a new video released by the Alliance for Charitable Reform, ACR Director of Communications Marques Chavez speaks to Rhett Butler, government liaison for the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions, about the newly-formed Faith and Giving Coalition and its mission ...

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10/4/13 — 100 Years of Giving

By Vikki Spruill  This week marks the 100th anniversary of the law exempting charitable activity from taxation — now referred to as Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. Over the last century, this exemption contributed, more than any other factor, ...

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09/30/13 — IRFA Makes a Great Case for the Charitable Deduction

A recent piece featured on the Institutional Religious Freedom Alliance website examines the unique tax concerns faced by faith-based organizations. In “Tax Reform is About More Than Taxes,” Stanley Carlson-Thies highlights how religious institutions and the communities they serve are especially impacted by the ...

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